Rockfax Description
Start on the right to reach the ledge at the start of the previous climb and continue up the widening crack. © Rockfax

Ticklists: Birchen Edge - Starter for ten, All trad climbs at Birchen Edge.

Hidden 16/Oct/17 Sent O/S
Roger Burrows 06/Aug/17 Lead O/S
with Shane
Shane Nowakowski 06/Aug/17 2nd


with Roger Burrows
Bradbury 05/Aug/17 Solo O/S
with Mary Winter
Hidden 25/Jun/17 Solo
scottywakefield 22/Jun/17 Solo
Theeni 21/Jun/17 Solo O/S
Danm79 17/Jun/17 Lead O/S
AielSavage 28/May/17 Lead
77paul 03/Apr/17 2nd
with Darrel Hodges
Hidden 24/Mar/17 Solo
meanderthal 04/Mar/17 Solo
maddogdave ??/2017 -
Hidden 30/Oct/16 2nd
Hidden 30/Oct/16 Lead O/S
fuzzysheep01 25/Sep/16 Solo O/S
Hidden 04/Sep/16 Lead O/S
Hidden 13/Aug/16 2nd
Claire Noble 13/Aug/16 Lead O/S

Awkward finish

with Lorna
James Oakes 10/Aug/16 Solo O/S
Browny 06/Aug/16 Solo O/S
Durkules 05/Aug/16 Solo
Hidden 17/Jul/16 Solo O/S
simeclimb68 20/Jun/16 Solo O/S
Hidden 11/Jun/16 Lead O/S
Alastair Hudson 28/May/16 Solo
DavidPC 17/May/16 Lead O/S
with Maoome
Hidden 07/May/16 Lead
Hidden 17/Apr/16 Solo
papasmurf 13/Apr/16 Solo
Hidden 20/Mar/16 Solo O/S
summerse 13/Mar/16 2nd O/S

Ians first trad lead

Paul Baxter 13/Mar/16 2nd
with Dave
Hidden 13/Mar/16 TR
91dave 12/Mar/16 Solo O/S
gaz3212 11/Dec/15 Solo O/S
georgenvk 22/Nov/15 Solo O/S
Hidden 01/Nov/15 Solo rpt
Hidden 24/Sep/15 Lead RP
Hidden 20/Aug/15 2nd
Hidden 20/Aug/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 15/Aug/15 2nd
Hidden ?/Aug/15 Lead
Adderbury Climber 20/Jun/15 Lead O/S
with Jon
SenzuBean 20/Jun/15 2nd O/S
with Ian
seanlikeskites 07/Jun/15 Solo O/S
Hidden 07/Jun/15 Solo O/S
the_liquorice_man 03/Jun/15 Lead O/S
Kinge 16/May/15 Solo
the power 30/Apr/15 Solo
with rob
dr_botnik 09/Apr/15 Solo O/S
freemanTom 06/Apr/15 Solo
the power 30/Mar/15 Solo O/S
with Billy
batterj2 07/Mar/15 2nd O/S
Rhi Rhi 07/Mar/15 Lead
DavidWilby 07/Mar/15 Lead O/S
Hidden 07/Mar/15 Solo O/S
Robin Nichols 09/Feb/15 Solo O/S
John Higgs 13/Dec/14 Solo O/S
migs493 01/Nov/14 Lead rpt
Hidden 19/Oct/14 2nd β
Larey 17/Sep/14 Solo O/S
freemanTom 30/Aug/14 Solo
Pintsize 24/Aug/14 2nd O/S
with Patrick Sterling
KamilJ 15/Aug/14 Solo O/S
dannyboy83 15/Aug/14 Solo O/S
with Kamil
OliverRoss 07/Aug/14 Solo O/S
RossCallender 03/Aug/14 Solo
Mike Soulby 03/Aug/14 Lead O/S
with Jodie
Nigel Bond 18/Jul/14 Solo
Hidden 09/Jul/14 Solo O/S
Hidden 09/Jul/14 Solo
Hidden 29/Jun/14 Solo
Hidden 29/Jun/14 2nd
climbwhenready 29/Jun/14 Lead O/S
dbm 29/Jun/14 Solo O/S
Hidden 22/Jun/14 2nd O/S
Hidden 22/Jun/14 Lead O/S
Hidden 03/May/14 2nd
Blueso 02/May/14 Solo
with Felipe Wigster, Jezz, Anna
JamesRoddie 15/Apr/14 Solo O/S
Hidden 14/Apr/14 2nd rpt
Sy Finch 14/Apr/14 Solo O/S
sbattams 05/Apr/14 TR
Alex_Derbyshire 06/Mar/14 Lead
Markheighton 06/Mar/14 2nd
Retro Rowan 16/Feb/14 Lead O/S
thedreadedchris ??/2014 -
Hidden 28/Dec/13 Lead O/S
Russ 01/Oct/13 Solo O/S
mky77 29/Sep/13 Lead O/S
AndyPagett 22/Sep/13 Solo O/S

Tricky finish

Hidden 14/Sep/13 Solo O/S
Hidden 29/Aug/13 Lead
Danbow73 02/Jun/13 TR O/S
johngriffin 02/Jun/13 2nd
becca calvert ?/Jun/13 Lead
nogoodgrice 21/Apr/13 Solo rpt
freemanTom 19/Apr/13 Solo
BusyLizzie 06/Apr/13 TR
with Graham and Oliver
RKernan 27/Mar/13 Solo O/S
ChrisBrooke 02/Mar/13 Solo rpt
fizzpup 02/Mar/13 2nd
Hidden 26/Feb/13 Lead O/S
MrFreekie 04/Jan/13 Solo O/S
edordead 17/Nov/12 2nd
deacondeacon 13/Nov/12 Solo O/S
McKEuan 11/Nov/12 Solo O/S
Hidden 27/Oct/12 Solo
Hidden 18/Oct/12 Lead O/S
Webster 18/Oct/12 Solo
ian2707 16/Sep/12 Lead O/S
with Pete
Hidden 10/Sep/12 Solo
Hidden 09/Sep/12 Solo
Coops_13 08/Sep/12 Solo O/S
Hidden 02/Sep/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 01/Sep/12 Solo
Maddi O'Brien 19/Aug/12 Lead
with Ania Wronski
l.faulkner 18/Aug/12 Lead O/S

I lead this with Maddi helping and then set up an anchor at the top. Used Andrews gear plus one of Kylie/Andy's cams.

ChrisBrooke 18/Aug/12 Solo rpt
pffft 18/Aug/12 Solo O/S
Geff Davey 24/Jul/12 Lead O/S
Ben Hollands 21/Jul/12 Solo O/S
with Wendy Anderson
St0neMonkey 21/Jul/12 Solo
with atom
atom 21/Jul/12 Solo O/S
Wayne S 20/Jul/12 Lead
ianjdodd 11/Jul/12 Solo O/S
Neil Henson 28/Jun/12 Solo O/S
Ericrd 12/Jun/12 2nd O/S
with Kostandinos
scree 10/Jun/12 Lead
with Emma
Hidden 20/May/12 Solo O/S
Hidden 14/Apr/12 Solo O/S
crack 08/Apr/12 Lead O/S

With Shelley.

dmetcalfe 27/Mar/12 Lead O/S
Hidden 16/Mar/12 Solo O/S
kb273 03/Mar/12 Lead O/S
DaveFidler 19/Feb/12 TR O/S
with Rowen
kingholmesy ??/2012 Solo O/S
Hidden 19/Nov/11 Solo rpt
Robb.Haze 15/Oct/11 Solo O/S
with Gemma Hatfield
Hidden 24/Sep/11 Solo O/S
rogerskews 23/Sep/11 -
with Martin Coward
Gazleah 17/Sep/11 Solo O/S

down climb for next route

with serge
jshields 24/Aug/11 Solo
Hidden 15/Aug/11 Solo O/S
65m moderate millington 15/Aug/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 26/Jul/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 26/Jul/11 Solo rpt
Danny Crump 22/Jul/11 Solo
Hidden 20/Jul/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 12/Jul/11 TR
Hidden 12/Jun/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 21/May/11 Solo O/S
graphiclunarkid 17/May/11 Solo O/S
Claire Molloy 15/May/11 2nd
with Noelle
Hidden 15/May/11 Lead
PieMan 15/May/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 15/May/11 Lead O/S
Hidden 05/May/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 02/Apr/11 Solo O/S
Hidden 02/Apr/11 Solo O/S
ronmcdonald ?/Apr/11 TR O/S
Sam1991 05/Mar/11 Solo O/S
with Mark
mark20 05/Mar/11 Solo O/S
al_robinson76 10/Oct/10 Lead O/S
with James Robinson, Emma Robinson
mattwyles1 02/Oct/10 Solo
with Ellie, Joe
leonjones 19/Sep/10 Solo
MilesMcgennity 29/Aug/10 Solo O/S
Ian Archer 22/Aug/10 2nd O/S
with Mike Clarke
Ramblin dave 22/Aug/10 Lead O/S
with Jamie
Jamie Buxton 22/Aug/10 2nd
with David Simm
eel 19/Aug/10 Solo O/S
Neil Rodgers (PCC) 10/Jul/10 2nd O/S
with Laura PCC
healybob 10/Jul/10 Lead O/S


Hidden 05/Jul/10 Solo O/S
popebenedictus 01/Jul/10 Solo O/S
with Soloed
edd rab 18/Jun/10 Solo rpt
Bullybones 23/Apr/10 Solo
electriclinz 21/Apr/10 Lead O/S
with Robert
Nicholas Livesey 11/Apr/10 Lead
with Lucie Sedlarova
Somerset swede basher 11/Apr/10 Solo O/S
Katharine.eaton 11/Apr/10 Solo O/S
with Wicks, Dom
Hidden 05/Apr/10 Lead O/S
The Bad Cough 04/Apr/10 Solo O/S
with Christian Minett
Hidden 28/Feb/10 TR O/S
MPSBunny 04/Nov/09 Solo O/S
with Ben Llewellyn
disturbed_one51 31/Oct/09 Solo
Jonathan Hall 31/Oct/09 Solo
richorme 17/Oct/09 Solo O/S
Hidden 26/Sep/09 TR
antmorgan1991 21/Sep/09 2nd O/S
Hidden 18/Aug/09 Solo O/S
JDDD 09/Aug/09 Solo
Reds 25/Jun/09 Solo O/S
Hidden 21/Jun/09 Lead O/S
markburgin83 21/Jun/09 2nd
Hidden 11/Jun/09 Lead O/S
Hexman 11/Jun/09 2nd
with Hannah
jwpil 11/May/09 Solo O/S
Hidden 10/May/09 Solo O/S
Mike_T0501 10/May/09 Lead O/S
with Lynne
Hidden 02/May/09 Solo O/S
Hidden 25/Apr/09 2nd
Hidden 25/Apr/09 Lead
robblowen 06/Apr/09 Solo O/S
Pilch 04/Apr/09 Solo
Jeronimo 18/Mar/09 Solo O/S
Benrj 18/Mar/09 Solo
with jay mowat
Hidden 18/Mar/09 Solo
benman 10/Jan/09 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2009 -
Hidden ??/2009 Solo O/S
Dale Berry 24/Dec/08 Solo O/S
HeatherC 09/Oct/08 2nd
with Haydn
Hidden 09/Oct/08 Lead O/S
charley 10/Aug/08 Solo O/S
andi taxi 10/Aug/08 Solo
with charly fell, laughterton
Hidden 14/Jun/08 Lead
AlexBloomfield1992 24/May/08 Lead O/S
adam carless 10/May/08 Solo O/S
texuspete 26/Apr/08 Solo
with Brenda Peacock
Hidden 23/Apr/08 Solo
Hidden 09/Mar/08 Solo rpt
Jonny M 23/Feb/08 Solo O/S
with Solo
Hidden 20/Jan/08 2nd
Hidden 12/Jan/08 Solo O/S
Hannah Moulton ??/2008 -
JoW 04/Nov/07 Lead

Good climb, plenty of gear

Hidden 25/Oct/07 Lead
Graeme Hammond 17/Oct/07 Solo O/S
vicvac 13/Oct/07 Lead
with Jaq and Tanya
Alfredo ?/Oct/07 Solo
Hidden 08/Sep/07 Solo
Hidden 08/Sep/07 Solo
david the bear 01/Sep/07 -
with John K
rj_townsend 27/Aug/07 Lead O/S
with Laura
Pythonist 13/Aug/07 Solo O/S
edd rab 14/Jul/07 Lead O/S
with Loz and seb Rab
howlingbaboon 14/Jul/07 Solo O/S
seb rab 14/Jul/07 2nd O/S
with Edd Rab
natzim 09/Apr/07 Solo O/S
The Mountain Goat 01/Apr/07 Solo O/S
davidwright 17/Feb/07 2nd O/S
Hidden 17/Feb/07 2nd
Hidden 17/Feb/07 Lead O/S
Duncan Beard ??/2007 Solo
Hidden ??/2007 -
Steve682 ??/2007 TR O/S
Hidden 28/Oct/06 Solo
Ben1983 17/Sep/06 Solo O/S
Scally ?/Sep/06 Solo
with Maggie
Neilfrherts 21/Aug/06 Lead
with Sean
Hidden 28/Jul/06 Solo
AJ007 10/Jul/06 Solo
Hidden 09/Jul/06 Solo
Hidden 01/Jun/06 Solo O/S
tobydunford 11/May/06 Solo O/S
Hidden 10/Apr/06 Solo rpt
Rampikino 09/Apr/06 Lead

Variation sticking to the wall on the right

with MMC Various
colin milton 26/Mar/06 Solo
climbing_wiggy ??/2006 Lead rpt
with Nocker
tiga271 ??/2006 Solo
with Dave
John Lisle ??/2006 -
maria85 02/Oct/05 AltLd
caradoc 03/Sep/05 Solo O/S
Swirly 10/Aug/05 Solo O/S
with Dom Clarke
dp1 20/Jul/05 Solo
with dan bell
joeoutdoors 15/Jul/05 Lead O/S
with Chris Spicer
Hidden 12/Jun/05 Solo O/S
victim of mathematics 04/May/05 Solo O/S
Nicos 17/Apr/05 Solo O/S
with solo
Nicos 17/Apr/05 Solo O/S
with solo
Ruth Smith 21/Mar/05 Lead O/S
with jenny allen
Hidden ??/2005 -
Hidden 12/Dec/04 Solo
smudge 02/Oct/04 Solo O/S
Hidden 15/Aug/04 Solo O/S
samwelli 26/Mar/04 Solo O/S
Hidden ??/2004 -
Rampikino 21/Jun/03 2nd
with Liz Hay
Hidden 21/Jun/03 Solo
Hidden 12/Jun/03 Lead O/S
Mark Stevenson 09/May/03 Solo O/S
SteveM 20/Apr/03 2nd
with Bekhs
RussB 06/Apr/03 Solo O/S
with Leigh
chrishedgehog 25/Feb/03 Solo
LankyPaddy 30/Jan/03 Solo O/S
Monk ??/2003 -
runestone 01/Oct/02 Solo O/S
Hidden 15/Sep/02 Solo
Budge 11/Jul/02 Solo O/S
mungo 26/May/02 Lead O/S

easy apart from top out

with Si rushbrooke
Phil West 06/Apr/02 Solo O/S
Martin Bennett 05/Apr/02 Solo
DerwentDiluted 18/Nov/01 Solo
Rampikino 06/Nov/99 Solo
rocktigger ?/Jun/99 Solo O/S
Roget 20/Dec/98 Solo O/S
ajoliver 05/Jun/98 Solo O/S
Hidden 21/May/97 Solo RP
Rampikino 01/Mar/97 Solo
with Phil
crater 24/Oct/96 Solo O/S
roncaves 01/Aug/95 Solo
Strong Steve 09/Apr/95 Solo O/S
andrewbooth1000 ??/1995 Solo
Hidden 05/Aug/94 Lead O/S
Hidden 15/Aug/92 Solo
Rob Davies ?/Oct/91 Solo
Chris Ellis 30/Mar/91 Solo
babymoac 27/Jan/91 Solo
tapley ?/Sep/89 Solo
Laramadness 20/Jun/89 Solo O/S
Chris the Tall ?/Jan/88 Solo O/S
Iain Thow 14/Sep/87 Solo
Hidden ??/1987 -
Hidden 01/Oct/82 Solo
mark-abz 02/Jun/82 Solo
CrashMat Rob ??/1980 Lead O/S


Hammy 22/Aug/77 Solo
RichardMc 25/Apr/76 Solo
Andy Say ??/1972 Solo
mikej 31/Aug/70 Solo
with E
mikej 17/Aug/69 Solo
with E
mikej 28/Nov/64 Solo
with David Short
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